Tag Archive: Seventh Doctor

Episode 223 – Of Two Evil Minds

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150In this week’s podcast, we approach another Adversary Archive, this time revisiting The Master. We review two stories featuring one of the Doctor’s ultimate foe. First a look at the Third Doctor story, The Mind of Evil. Next we tackle a Big Finish, Seventh Doctor audio, The Master.

Also, a lot on the plate for our reactions to the news of the week, with some new series announcements, including some potentially good news for the future of the show, and a new delivery service for some of our favorite episodes.

And of course, your feedback.


Episode 214 – Red, Red, RED

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150In this week’s show we take a look at the First Doctor story, The Sensorites. We visit the Sense Sphere and tap into the minds of these characters and give our impression of the story.

Then, we let you know what we thought of the Big Finish audio play, Red, featuring the Seventh Doctor and Mel.

Also, another Doctor Who: Legacy tip of the week.

And, not a lot of news in Doctor Who fandom, however, we’ll give our reactions to the few there are.

And, of course, your feedback


Episode 205 – Everybody Play the Game

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150It’s time for Fun and Games Part 2! In this week’s show (yes, a day late we know) we discuss some of the fun we had reviewing two Doctor Who licensed table top games.  First, we look at the Doctor Who version of Yahtzee. Then we go over the Dalek themed board game, Risk. Find out what we thought of a new spin on these classics.

BUT, before all of that, we also get to our reviews of the Big Finish Seventh Doctor and Mel audio play, Flip-Flop.

And then, more fun in the works with a review of the first issue of the Titan Twelfth Doctor comic book series.

Also, we have some news to give our reactions to.

And, of course, your feedback.


Episode 204 – Two Tickets to Paradise

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150In this week’s podcast there is a slight change to what was scheduled. First, we do offer up our reviews on the Season 24 Seventh Doctor and Mel story, Paradise Towers. Also, as promised, we dig a little deeper into the background of the Quarks as presented in other media, particularly the TV Comics runs, for a mini Adversary Archive on the Quarks. However, due to some unforeseen circumstances, including but not limited to time constraints, we have pushed off our review of Big Finish’s Seventh Doctor and Mel audio, Flip-Flop.

Also, in news, we reveal some more convention guests, as well as talk about some comments made by Eighth Doctor actor Peter Capaldi.

And, of course, your feedback.


Episode 190 – Human Nature 101

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150It’s an “epiversary” show!

In this week’s show we examine the similarities and contrasts between both treatments of Paul Cornell’s Human Nature. We look at both the Virgin New Adventures novel featuring the Seventh Doctor and Bernice Summerfield and the Series 3 television adventure with the Tenth Doctor and Martha Jones. Listen to us give our impressions of both adventures which sometime clash in the realm of Doctor Who universal canon and continuity.

Also, a few announcements surrounding this week’s return of the television show with Series 8.

Plus, lot’s of discussion regarding Doctor Who: Legacy and the release of The Hunt for Greyhound One.

And, of course, your feedback!


Links in this week’s show:

TheAdiposeTV on Twitch

Episode 186 – Spreading God’s Love With Kickin’ Tunes

TTV-Logo-1400-150x150“Now go out there, Gabriel, spread the truth and love of the Lord, and play those kicking tunes!”

In this week’s show we review two Seventh Doctor and Ace stories.

First is the Big Finish Audio drama, The Rapture.

And then, we take a look at the 50th Anniversary short story ebook, The Ripple Effect.

Plus, more announcements and news, including some resurfacing rumors and speculation about the missing episodes.

And, of course, your feedback.


You can find Holly’s National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation reference here.

Inspiration for Doctor Who premiering on Easter Saturday no matter what.

Episode 168 – We Lost the Doctor

TTV Logo 1400A long one this week, but with the crammed packed weekend of this year’s Planet Comicon in Kansas City, we had a lot to talk about.

We’ll discuss all the Doctor Who related events that went on this weekend, as well as much of the other sci-fi and pop culture programming that make the con a joy and success.

And, some really cool surprises that we were involve with in Sunday’s “Trektacular” panel involving the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Plus, we’ll discuss some of the news of the week.

AND the launch of the Traveling the Vortex Book Club on Goodreads.com.

And, of course, your feedback.


Links mentioned in this show:

Goodreads – Doctor Who Book Club – Traveling the Vortex

Karen Gillan coming to Salt Lake City Comicon FAnXperience

Fantasy Con

Side Trip 13 – SYLVESTER MCCOY at Planet Comicon 2014

TTV Logo 1400After an incredible weekend for us, including lots of work and fun, here is the panel featuring Seventh Doctor, Sylvester McCoy at Kansas City Planet Comicon which we had the honor and privilege to host.

Following this Side Trip episode will soon be this week’s show where we will be discussing the convention over all.


Friday Night Who 3/14



Friday Night Whoers might be on your own this week…as we prepare for Kansas City’s Planet Comicon featuring the one and only Sylvester McCoy!

So for Friday Night Who this week we are watching what is considered to be his seminal story on the show (no…not Ghostlight like Keith wanted) but Remembrance of the Daleks!

@VortexGlenn, @VortexShaun & @VortexKeith aren’t sure if they will make it, but hop on twitter in their stead at Midnight CDT for the tweet along!

As always don’t forget the hashtags! #FridayNightWho #RemembranceoftheDaleks

Episode 167 – Let It LEGO

ttvsmallIn this week’s show we revisit the topic of Doctor Who fans and LEGO. Yeah… sorry about that.

But, we also tackle two terrific Big Finish audio plays. First is the Sixth Doctor and Evelyn story in the Main Range series called The Sandman.

Then our review of the Seventh Doctor and Mel tale, Bang,Bang-a-Boom.

Also, some guest announcements from L.I. Who, as well as some of the other news of the week.

And, of course, your feedback.


L.I. Who 2 website

Friday Night Who 2/7



Things get feral during Friday Night Who this week, as we watch the final story of the Classic Series Survival.

Join us as we watch this 7th Doctor (and recent addition to the Kanas City Planet Comicon guest list) at Midnight CST.

Don’t forget to follow @TravelVortex @VortexKeith @VortexShaun & @VortexGlenn for all the fun  and keep an eye out for the hashtags #FridayNightWho & #Survival

Episode 146 – Up on a Soapbox

ttv 1400 anniIn this week’s episode – NEW EPISODES… ahum…sorry, we talk about the wonderful news of the two Patrick Troughton stories, The Enemy of the World and The Web of Fear.

Plus, our review of the Seventh Doctor and Ace mass confusion and randomness known as Ghostlight.

Then, Mel takes a turn with Seven in the Big Finish audio drama, The Fires of Vulcan.

We’ll look at some other news and reports this week, and of course, your feedback.